The Xavier softball team rallied for three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to beat Little Chute 4-3 in an Eastern Valley Conference game Saturday in Appleton.
Megan DuBois drilled a two-run single to tie the game in the bottom of the sixth and Anna Loken followed with an RBI double.
Loken and DuBois both had three hits to back the three-hit, 13-strikeout pitching of Erin Powers.
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WP: Erin Powers. LP: Alaina Schepp. Leading hitters: Megan DuBois X 3×3; Anna Loken X 3×4, 2B; Powers X 2×3.
New London 3-6, Denmark 0-4
At New London, Morgan Gorges went 4-for-7 at the plate to lead the Bulldogs to a doubleheader sweep of the Vikings.
Gorges homered in the opener, while Shelby Sommer and Molly O’Connell combined on a two-hit shutout.
Abby Elsholtz slammed a home run in the finale, while O’Connell went 3-for-4 to spark a 12-hit Bulldogs attack. Sommer pitched the first five innings to pick up the win, then O’Connell finished up with two shutout innings.
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WP: Shelby Sommer. LP: Rachel Lemke. Leading hitters: Olivia Peters D 2B; Morgan Gorges NL 2×3 HR; Molly O’Connell NL 2B; Alanna Beyer NL 2B.
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WP: Sommer. LP: Rachel Lemke. Leading hitters: Leah Hansen D 2×3; O’Connell NL 3×4. 2 RBI; Beyer NL 2×3, 2 RBI; Abby Elsholtz NL 2×4, HR; Gorges NL 2×4, 2B; Payton Mix NL 2B; Ashley Moeller NL 2B.
Shiocton 4-10, Bonduel 3-4
At Bonduel, Sydney Wilcox struck out 16 to get the win in the first game to highlight the Chiefs’ doubleheader sweep of the Bears.
Wilcox also had two hits in each game. Kiana Williamson got the win in the second game and also finished the day 4-for-8 with four RBI. Carmen McCarthy and Brittany Schmidt each had three hits for Shiocton (10-2, 7-1).
WP: Sydney Wilcox. LP: Jennifer Dowden. Leading hitters: Miranda Schmidt B 2×4; Kaylee Rynish B 2×4; Brittany Schmidt S 3×4; Kiana Williamson S 2×5, 2 RBI; Kari Williamson S 2×4; Veronica Calderon S 2×4; Sydney Wilcox S 2×4.
WP: Kiana Williamson. LP: Cameri Gehne. Leading hitters: Brittany Schmidt S 3×4; Kiana Williamson S 2×3, 2 RBI; Sam Schmidt S 2×4, 2 RBI; Carmen McCarthy S 3×4; Sydney Wilcox S 2×3.
At Oakfield, Weyauwega-Fremont dropped a pair of games to Horicon (1-0) and Oakfield (5-0).
Taylor Bjork got the win for Horicon in the first game, striking out five and allowing just three hits.
Megan Tillema had the lone RBI. Michaela Ryan got the win for Oakfield in the second game with Karissa Akey collecting two hits for Weyauwega-Fremont (9-8).
WP: Taylor Bjork (5k). LP: Karissa Akey. Leading hitters: Megan Tillema H RBI.
WP: Michaela Ryan (3k). LP: Akey. Leading hitters: Akey WF 2×3; Alyssa Sabel O 2×3; Hannah Flury O 2×3.